Great Lakes residents looking to lend a helping hand have a newly discovered resource at their fingertips.
An international coalition dedicated to restoring the region’s ecosystem has developed a mashup that allows users to post cleanup opportunities.
“Find My Cleanup” serves as a network for communities that coordinate restoration efforts.
The interactive map displays colored balloons with the date and times of upcoming projects throughout the Great Lakes region.
Click on the cleanup for details on who’s coordinating the event and a close-up of the location.
Great Lakes United encourages all groups and organizations to publicize their efforts. Upcoming events and recently added cleanups are displayed on left side of the home page.